If you’re facing an unplanned pregnancy and considering adoption, there is certainly a lot to learn. We understand that it can feel overwhelming. Take a deep breath. The good news is you have caring individuals at Angel Adoption to help you along the way. Click here to review your rights as a potential birthmother working with us.
We’ve put together this bank of resources about adoption for you to explore. Whether you’ve already decided to put your baby up for adoption or are still exploring your options, this information is intended to educate you about all stages of the adoption journey and help you make your decision. As always, please don’t hesitate to reach out if you have any questions. We’re always available for you!
How to Put Your Baby up for Adoption
Is Adoption the Right Choice for You?
Deciding whether or not to put your baby up for adoption is a difficult choice. We can help you understand whether or not adoption is the best option for you.
The Adoption Process
Putting your baby up for adoption can be complicated, but we can help you through it! See what the adoption process is like with Angel Adoption.
Types of Adoption
Learn the differences between open adoption and closed adoption and decide which is best for you and your baby.
How to Choose an Adoptive Family
What are you looking for in an adoptive family for your baby? Read some helpful advice and things to keep in mind when choosing your baby’s adoptive family.
Creating Your Adoption Plan
Your adoption plan will detail your wants and needs for the entire adoption process. Learn about what’s involved in creating your adoption plan and how we will help you through it.
Financial Assistance for Birthmothers
We know that finances are a big concern when facing an unplanned pregnancy. The good news is that birthmothers are eligible to receive financial assistance with their living and pregnancy-related expenses!
Communicating With Your Baby’s Adoptive Family
If you’ve chosen an open adoption, you will be communicating with your baby’s adoptive family before, during, and after your baby is born. Learn the questions you should be asking to maintain healthy communication throughout the adoption process.
Read an overview of the pregnancy timeline and use our due date calculator tool to determine your baby’s due date.
Prenatal care is essential to a healthy pregnancy. Learn about what’s involved in prenatal care and how to take the best care of yourself and your unborn baby.
Common Pregnancy Symptoms & Remedies
It’s no secret that pregnancy comes along with some unpleasant symptoms. Read more about the most common pregnancy symptoms and what you can do to alleviate them.
Moving Forward After Adoption
After the adoption process is finished, it’s important to move forward in a healthy way. Learn about what to expect after adoption and get advice on how to move on in the best way possible.
Support for Birthmothers
We will always be here to support you after the adoption process is done, but there are other wonderful groups and organizations you might also find support with. We’ve listed our favorites here.
For Other Family Members
Biological fathers facing an unplanned pregnancy have the right to make an informed decision about their baby. Read about what rights biological fathers have and the role they play in the adoption process.
Parents of a man or woman dealing with an unplanned pregnancy might be wondering what role they have in the adoption process. Learn more about what birthgrandparents can do to help.